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newbie from rockford IL

Postby cvff » Fri Aug 06, 2010 5:41 pm

Hi, just found this sight and have been reading alot. My son had a 56 cub given to him when my dad passes away, just got it out of storrage yesterday. it is in great condition and runs great. it has a woods mower on it. we will now be starting the task of restoring it. mainly cleaning it up and painting it. i like what i have read here already and can see everyone is very helpful. i may need to get help with some things so be ready to have your brains picked. :D

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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby dgrapes59 » Fri Aug 06, 2010 6:15 pm

Welcome to the forum!

Family Cubs make great family projects, glad to see the interest in it. Keep us posted and don't be shy if you need anything.

Best of luck,
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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby Rudi » Fri Aug 06, 2010 7:17 pm

Glad that your Dad's Cub is staying in the family. It will be a nice father/son restoration project. Course Cubs are very addictive so don't be surprised if this one multiplies.. :lol: Do follow the links below.. it will help a lot with the pickin' :!: :!:

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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby Steve Butram » Sat Aug 07, 2010 6:50 am

Welcome to the forum. Belvidere is my home town
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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby John(videodoc) » Sat Aug 07, 2010 7:07 am

Welcome aboard. Be sure to check out the link below my signature for a cubfest coming near you soon.

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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby Bill Hudson » Sat Aug 07, 2010 7:14 am

Welcome to the forum. Enjoy the ride.

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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby Mike in Louisiana » Sun Aug 08, 2010 10:23 am

welcome to the forum. If you cant find the answer to a question here, there is no answer anywhere.
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Re: newbie from rockford IL

Postby johnny j » Sun Aug 08, 2010 2:29 pm

WELCOME TO THE FORUM :)


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